Cicninnati casino http://wvxu.org en Casino's impact on local employment, economy and tourism http://wvxu.org/post/casinos-impact-local-employment-economy-and-tourism <p>Supporters touted the potential economic benefits of casinos when the issue was placed on the ballot in 2009.&nbsp; So how is Cincinnati's casino is doing so far when it comes to economic impact?<br /><br />From a jobs standpoint,&nbsp; the 1,700 workers at Horseshoe Cincinnati made it the largest of Ohio's four voter-approved casinos <a href="http://casinocontrol.ohio.gov/Portals/0/2013%20Annual%20Report%20-%20small.pdf">based on figures from last year</a>.&nbsp; Add to that the dollars invested in the project and you have a sizeable impact on the economy so far.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 23766 at http://wvxu.org Casino's impact on local employment, economy and tourism